Intellectual and sports marathon on the knowledge of Hanseatic history of Pskov was dedicated to the Diplomat’s Day

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Intellectual and sports marathon "Diplomacy of the Fair Way": Pskov and Hansa" was held in Pskov on the 8th of February. The event was organized by Representative office of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia in Pskov, Pskov State University and local authorities and dedicated to the Diplomat’s Day.

Five student teams representing the Faculty of History and the Faculty of Philology and Foreign Languages of Pskov State University took part in the competition as well as two teams of high school students from university classes of Pskov schools. The main themes of the marathon were the history of Russian diplomacy, the Russian state and the city of Pskov with an emphasis on its Hanseatic past.

Participants from the winning teams were awarded diplomas and special prizes.